He uses it for cutting edge internet gaming, general purpose internet browsing, and multimedia playback. The first board was DOA and had to be RMA'ed for a replacement, but after that it was fine. The aftermarket CPU cooler was bulkier than expected but it did it's job well. The USB 3 front panel jumper has a tendency to want to fall out on the motherboard. Generally speaking though, I was pleased with this build and my nephew likes it.